Events

You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.

To find an event near you just select your branch area (see In Your Area to find the closest branch to you) and then click the Filter button. You can also refine your selection using the Categories on the left-hand panel.

 

The next AGM and Members' Day will be held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Information on our AGMs as well as details of our annual reports and reviews can be found here.

EIG

EIG Events Information

Sunday 1st January to Sunday 31st December 2017
All Over Europe

Forthcoming Trips and trip reports are advertised through the regular EIG newsletters. Occasional informal meetings are held in the UK, but EIG surveys and activities in Europe are advertised in the newsletter or by emails to members...

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Wester Moss Work Party

Sunday 22nd October 2017, 10.00am-3.30pm
Fallin, Stirling

Join us and help to restore this great little bog in Fallin, just outside Stirling. We will be ditch blocking, managing scrub, and removing small tree seedlings. The work is supported by IFLI and EcocoLife.

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West Midlands: Trench Wood Work Party

Sunday 22nd October 2017: 10am
Trench Wood Reserve, near Droitwich, Worcestershire

Join the West Midlands Branch's monthly work party at Trench Wood reserve, which is jointly managed with Worcester Wildlife Trust. This ancient woodland is one of the richest woodland sites for wildlife in the county...

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Upper Thames Work Party

Monday 23rd October 2017, 10.00am-3.30pm
Arncott, Oxon

Join a team including members of the Upper Thames Branch on this work party where we shall be clearing scrub to improve the habitat for butterflies and various other forms of wildlife.

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Cornwall: Bodmin Moor Work Party

Monday 23rd October 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to help increase and improve habitat for rare fritillary butterflies on Bodmin Moor.

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Devon: Common Wood Work Party

Monday 23rd October 2017, 10.00am-3.30pm
Common Wood

Join the All the Moor Butterflies Project to help increase habitat for rare Fritillary butterflies at Common Wood.

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Sussex: Work Party

Tuesday 24th October 2017, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...

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West Midlands: Grafton Wood Work Party

Wednesday 25th October 2017: 10am
Grafton Wood, near Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on this regular Wednesday work party at Grafton Wood reserve...

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Surrey: Work Party

Friday 27th October 2017, 9.30am-3.30pm
Netley Park, Gomshall

Join the Surrey Branch for a work party at Netley Park.

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North East England: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 29th October 2017: 10am
Havannah Local Nature Reserve (LNR), north Newcastle upon Tynewcastle

Join the North East Branch on a conservation work party at Havannah Local Nature Reserve (north of Newcastle upon Tyne) clearing scrub (mainly gorse and birch) that is encroaching on important Dingy Skipper habitat...

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Dorset: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 29th October 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
Lydlinch, North Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch work party at Lydlinch, where they will be managing habitat in an area crucial to the Marsh Fritillary butterfly. Conservation work is vital to ensure that this habitat is kept suitable for its survival at this site.

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Cornwall: Bodmin Moor Work Party

Monday 30th October 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to help increase and improve habitat for rare fritillary butterflies on Bodmin Moor.

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Cornwall: Bodmin Moor Work Party

Tuesday 31st October 2017, 10.30am-3.30pm
Bodmin Moor

Join the All the Moor Butterflies project to help increase and improve habitat for rare fritillary butterflies on Bodmin Moor.

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Dorset: Conservation Work Party

Tuesday 31st October 2017
Stourpaine, north-west of Blandford Forum

This conservation task will be of benefit to the extremely rare Barberry Carpet moth. We will be planting along the disused railway line in Stourpaine...

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Monthly Work Party

Wednesday 1st November 2017, 10am-3pm
Bentley Station Meadow (BC Reserve), Bentley, near Farnham

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch on this monthly conservation work party at our Bentley Station Meadow reserve. We will be managing scrub and sallow in Nth meadow...

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West Midlands: Grafton Wood Work Party

Wednesday 1st November 2017: 10am
Grafton Wood, near Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on this regular Wednesday work party at Grafton Wood reserve...

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Sussex: Work Party

Wednesday 1st November 2017, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...

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Surrey: Work Party

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 10.00am-3.00pm
Oaken Wood, Chiddingfold

Join the Surrey Branch for a work party at our Oaken Wood reserve...

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Upper Thames: Work Party

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 10.00am-1.00pm
Deanfield, Bucks

Join the Upper Thames Branch on this work party where we shall be clearing scrub...

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Dorset: Conservation Work Party

Saturday 4th November 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
Broadcroft Butterfly Reserve, Portland

Join Dorset Branch volunteers on a conservation work party at Broadcroft Quarry, a reserve managed specifically for butterflies, notably the Silver-studded Blue butterfly.

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Cumbria: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 5th November 2017: 10am
Township Plantation

Join the Cumbria Branch at Township Plantation on one of our Sunday work parties...

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West Midlands: Monkwood Work Party

Sunday 5th November 2017: 10am
Monkwood Reserve, north-west of Worcester

Join the West Midlands Branch on a work party at our Monkwood Reserve, near Sinton Green...

Scotland: Bog Squad Work Party At Sergeantlaw Moss

Sunday 5th November 2017, 10.00am-3.00pm
Sergeantlaw Moss, Paisley

The Bog Squad will be clearing scrub at this lovely little bog near Paisley.This work is vital to protect the habitat from drying out and threatening the local Large Heath and Green Hairstreak butterfly populations.

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Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Conservation Work Party

Sunday 5th November 2017, 10am-2.30pm
Millhopper's Pasture BC Reserve, East Of Aylesbury

Join the Herts & Middlesex Branch on the monthly work party at our Millhopper's Pasture reserve, held on the first Sunday of the month...

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Conservation Work Party

Monday 6th November 2017, 10am-4pm
Magdalen Hill Down (BC Reserve), Winchester

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch on a conservation work party on our Magdalen Hill Down reserve near Winchester. We will be clearing the Old Allotments area, raking and burning after hedge...

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Sussex: Work Party

Tuesday 7th November 2017, 9am-1pm
Heyshott Escarpment, Midhurst, north of Chichester

Join this work party and help the Sussex Branch clear scrub at the site of one of our greatest conservation successes. Over a number of years we have worked with the Murray Downland Trust creating an ideal environment for the Duke of Burgundy butterfly, whose numbers have multiplied as a result...